The following letter has been sent to the mother of B. W. Dean '01. April 12, 1900.
DEAR MRS. DEAN:--The Class of Nineteen Hundred and One of Harvard University extends to you its deepest sympathy for the loss of your son, Benjamin Whitney Dean. All those who knew him thought highly of him and will feel his loss keenly. For the Class of 1901, W. B. Bragdon. H. C. Hawkins. H. B. Clark. James Lawrence, Jr.